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1029 West Tunnel Blvd, Houma, LA
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Dining options: Takeout
Good for:
Doing business
Local cuisine
Outdoor seating

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  • 5
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Critters

Had critter balls, king, crab, Dungeness crab. Amazing! Waitress was very attentive and friendly!! Will definitely dine here again when in the area!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
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Lecompte
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Outdoor seating
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Lecompte
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Had critter balls, king, crab, Dungeness crab. Amazing! Waitress was very attentive and friendly!! Will definitely dine here again when in the area!!

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Louisiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Best crawfish, but it is a bit pricey. Definitely try the Royal Reds shrimp. Boiled shrimp are really good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Every time I come to Houma I always make time to stop at Cajun Critters! Family friendly and the atmosphere is energetic!! Get the philly cheesteak poboy!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We had to stop here as it used to be eastways years ago and my fiance wanted to go back. Although they dont start doing their boils during lunch time we had the shrimp. We shared the crawfish pie appetizer. It had crawfish, rice and spices inside a little baby pie potpocket. Served with ramch dressing...get 5. They had a... More 

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Houma, Louisiana
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I had a shrimp sandwich on a bun, rather than a po-boy. There are generous with the shrimp. It was very good. Also had a cup of chicken/sausage gumbo. It was a little salty, but it didn't stop me from eating it. My husband had a crab cake po boy. He liked it, but had eaten better.

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Houma, Louisiana
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We have been here a few times before. The service is good. Atmosphere is okay. But the prices are rather high. On take out orders, they have forgotten or messed up parts of our order. When you live twenty minutes away, it's not an easy fix. Tonight my husband and son ordered Dungeness crabs. When they first came out, parts... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The Best Spot in Houma for Authentic and tasty Boiled Seafood and Gumbos, found this place after being referred by my safety instructor....Service was friendly, fast and the food was excellent and authentic cajun recipes for all Louisiana has to offers in a dish.

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Houma, Louisiana, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This restaurant was a pleasant place with great service. We split 1/2 dozen blue crabs (3 each) and 1 pound boiled shrimp. The crabs and shrimp were tasty although not exceptional. The problem was that the crabs were 33.00 for 6 and the shrimp are 15.00 per pound. With 2 beers and 1 diet coke with tip we dropped 75.00.... More 

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Houma, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I must say I never felt more at home as I did when my family and I dined at Cajun Critters! Everybody feels like family in this establishment. Not to mention the food and service is amazing! If you are in the area and looking to try a wide range of seafood in a family filled cajun environment Critters is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Cajun critters is the best seafood restaurant in town hands down! Great decorations! Down to earth people! And AMAZING food! It's such a welcoming place. And their gift shop next door has awesome stuff!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1029 West Tunnel Blvd, Houma, LA
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Houma

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cajun & Creole, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating

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